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  1. #Euromaidan 1st birthday: Nothing happens, twiceRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Russia Taday

    Bryan MacDonald is a Russia-based Irish journalist and media commentator who focuses on Russia and its hinterlands and international geo-politics. "Ever Tried.

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  2. LETTERS: City takes a back seatRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Peace Arch News

    It is both unfortunate and inaccurate for the City of White Rock to decline to join Surrey and New Westminster as interveners in the Ecojustice Canada Society suit, representing Communities and Coal and Voters Taking Action on Climate Change. Unfortunate because, this was an opportunity for White Rock to stand up for its residents, the beach and the whole U.S.-Fraser Surrey Docks corridor, in concern for the decision by Port Metro Vancouver to approve the Fraser Surrey Docks coal-handling application.

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  3. LETTERS: Respect our tree bylawsRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Peace Arch News

    Some homes are 30 years old. Well-established gardens are enjoyed by almost everyone.

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  4. LETTERS: Post-vote critique doesn't add upRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Peace Arch News

    As much as I admire Dennis Lypka's run for White Rock council, I feel obliged to point out the apparently genuine but really illogical argument he laid out in his letter to the editor. For the record, Baldwin and the White Rock Coalition received 15,459 votes.

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  5. Roberts Creek to join rooster dialoguesRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Coast Reporter

    Sunshine Coast Regional District director Donna Shugar recommended Nov. 20 that Roberts Creek have an opportunity to weigh in on the issue of rooster control. - John Gleeson Photo Sunshine Coast Regional District director Donna Shugar recommended Nov. 20 that Roberts Creek have an opportunity to weigh in on the issue of rooster control.

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  6. Flint's Turkey Trot becomes tradition for some familiesRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | MLive.com

    James and Jacob Teeple stood in the lightly falling snow wearing shorts and tying their running shoes.

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  7. Children can visit Santa at Bronner's in Frankenmuth beginning on Black FridayRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | MLive.com

    Santa Claus is coming to town. The jolly guy in the red suit is to begin visiting with children at Bronner's Christmas Wonderland, 25 Christmas Lane in Frankenmuth, Friday, Nov. 28, Black Friday.

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  8. Taiwan needs to upgrade English educationRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The China Post

    Representatives from various civil organizations recently called on the Ministry of Education to drop a new college English test set as the baseline for next year's college admissions, stressing that the Test of English Listening Comprehension should be used as a reference criterion for local universities instead of a requirement. The protest came as a result of the recently released nationwide English listening examination results, which showed a clear difference in proficiency between students in urban and rural areas.

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  9. Letters | 11-27-14Read the original story

    1 hr ago | West Hawaii Today

    Thanksgiving is here, a day to be grateful for all we have. It's also a day to be grateful for where we are and why.

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  10. Thanks, or somethingRead the original story

    1 hr ago | West Hawaii Today

    Before the tryptophan in the turkey induces somnolence, give thanks for living in such an entertaining country. This year, for example, we learned that California's Legislature includes 93 individuals who seem never to have had sex.

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  11. Congressional tax talks threaten to blow a new hole in the budgetRead the original story

    1 hr ago | West Hawaii Today

    Republicans and Democrats hardly agree on anything these days, with one exception: It's a lot easier to hand out tax breaks to special interests when you don't have to offset them with spending cuts or tax increases on someone else. Consider the negotiations underway between the Republican-controlled House and the Democratic-led Senate over a "tax extenders" tax bill.

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  12. Sexual-assault myths persistRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Winnipeg Free Press

    Over the course of four weeks, media outlets have talked a great deal about sexual assault allegations against individuals, both high profile and not so much. Each one of these cases involved historical claims.

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  13. Persistence beats resistanceRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Southland Times

    I had to knock on doors to gather info for a piece - can't tell you the details. Secret.

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  14. Don't expect allegations to be cleared up soonRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Journal-Pioneer

    In the matter of the alleged sexual misconduct that led Justin Trudeau to suspend two male MPs earlier this month, the ball is no longer solely in the Liberal leader's court. By laying out her allegations in the media, one of the NDP complainants kicked the issue unto the larger terrain of the House of Commons and - possibly - the courts.

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  15. Editorial: Gov. Christie's resistance to pig crates ban makes N.J. the punchline yet againRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Jersey Journal

    "Let's vote for Joe Schmo - he'll make a great punchline for late-night comedians," said no one, ever. This time, the Comedy Central host was railing at Christie's blatant attempt to woo future presidential voters in Iowa by promising to veto a bill, wildly popular back home in New Jersey but anathema in the Midwest, designed to ban the practice of confining pregnant pigs in crates.

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  16. Spare me, sir, can you pardon a turkey?Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Easley Progress

    Thanksgiving is a holiday of many traditions old and new. But perhaps one of the strangest is the Presidential Pardon.

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  17. To MP Lunney: is Killing humans always wrong or not?Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Parksville Qualicum News

    "Humans have dignity because they are human and respect for life requires we don't intentionally kill another human being." - local MP James Lunney .

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  18. Hockey team members should represent city proudlyRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Langley Times

    Editor: I once resided in Langley, and graduated from high school there. My Dad was a prominent member of the RCMP, Russell Ivens.

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  19. Prison costs not a reason to bring back the death penaltyRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Parksville Qualicum News

    Just last week, a murder conviction in Ontario from 2006 was overturned and in the U.S., two men were freed after spending 34 years in jail for a crime they did not commit. Wrongful convictions happen all the time.

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  20. Applauding stance on the right to dieRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Parksville Qualicum News

    The front page article in Tuesday's edition of The NEWS is a subject on which I must comment. My husband of nearly 59 years received a diagnosis of advanced ALS last January, accompanied by the neurologist's words: "no treatment, no cure."

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